Reports to department leadership. Practices according to the NATABOC standards of professional practice and complies with all the legal requirements regulating the practice of athletic training. Assures continued competency of professional performance, knowledge and skill evidenced by professional development and maintaining current knowledge related to all aspects of practice. Under the direction of a physician, manages the needs of the patient within a clinic setting and provides athletic training intervention by reviewing, revising, and implementing techniques or discharging athletic training services as deemed appropriate. Documentation of the evaluation, intervention and change in health status is performed as required in Standard 7 of the BOC standards of professional practice. Participates in the education of student athletic trainers. Performs athletic training duties at special events as requested by department leadership.
Experience, Education and Training Minimum: Bachelors Degree in Athletic Training or an accredited educational program by the NATA-BOC. Certification by BOC and licensed to practice as an Athletic Trainer in the state of Virginia. Licensure, certification and/or registration with National Athletic Trainers Association Certification. CPR training required and/or must be obtained within 90 days of hire. Knowledge and experience in the administration of a variety of assessment tools, treatment plans and equipment. Knowledge of athletic training treatment and modalities. Previous experience in health care setting preferred. Valid driver's license required for travel to various satellite locations in the immediate area.